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Fall Cub Huddle

Zene Amaning, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015
Filed under News, Student Life

The Fall Cub Huddle, scheduled Nov. 13 in the Lions Mane Cafeteria from 5:30-9 p.m. will feature face painting, live music, balloon animals, picture booth, food and photo opportunities with Lucky the Lion. The event, hosted by the Student Board of Directors by Sedexo, is a time for students and faculty...

A&M-Commerce Planetarium presents “Space Junk”

Kelly Fulton, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015
Filed under News, Student Life

The movie Gravity (2013) featured a spacecraft destroyed by a storm of space debris caused by the collision of two satellites, a scenario of catastrophic satellite destruction that can actually happen. The mounting threat of debris in Earth's orbit, the potential dangers and what can possibly be done ...

Gee Library’s new laptop program

Diana Vasquez, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015
Filed under News, Student Life

Gee Library has a LaptopsAnytime™ program where students can check out laptops for 24 hours. “I enjoy being able to do my work whenever I please,” Zoe Phipps, junior and laptop owner said. “I don’t have to depend on computers at the school and I can use my laptop for things other than sch...

Homecoming Bonfire

Homecoming Bonfire

November 13, 2014
Filed under Student Life

Several students showed their school spirit when they attended the Homecoming 2014 bonfire and fireworks display.

Fraternities and sororities compete for the Intramural Greek Cup

Dakota Brewer, Writer
October 15, 2014
Filed under Student Life

Greek organizations are highly competitive when it comes to vying for the Intramural Greek Cup. The Greek intramural league is for Greek organizations to compete in sports such as ultimate frisbee, flag football, futsal, volleyball, softball, sand volleyball, soccer and basketball. The sports have...

Economics and Finance Society takes a trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Economics and Finance Society takes a trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

October 9, 2014
Filed under Student Life

The Economics and Finance Society of Texas A&M-Commerce organized a trip on October 2, 2014 for its members to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. There are only twelve Federal Reserve Banks in the country and Texas is privileged to have one of these reserves. Led by Dr. Al Gormus, the Economics...

Career fair on campus

Career fair on campus

October 9, 2014
Filed under Student Life

Students had the opportunity to meet face-to-face with employers to discuss internships as well as full-time and part-time employment opportunities during the Fall Career and Internship Fair Oct. 8 in the Sam Rayburn Student Center. The fair was sponsored by Career Development. ...

Salsa night on campus

Salsa night on campus

September 24, 2014
Filed under Student Life

Salsa night was fun for all who attended. The dance floor opened with the Macarena to get students up and moving. About thirty minutes into the night, after dancing to various Hispanic songs and others as well as Wobble Baby, the Fusion Dance Crew lined up the men and women to teach them how to Salsa.

Build-A-Lion

Build-A-Lion

September 19, 2014
Filed under Student Life

As part of the university's 125th Anniversary celebrations, Sept. 1 saw students lined up inside the student center, sometimes waiting as long as half an hour, in order to Build a Lion. Students proudly showed off their school spirit with their new lions.

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